Live & Virtual Services
Coaching and Consultations are provided at our office and/or virtually.
Psychotherapy is initially provided at the office only. After treatment in underway and progress made, consideration for move to virtual may be determined on a case by case basis.
(Insurance information can be found at the bottom of this page.)
Addiction Recovery 101 Seminar for Parents, Partners and Spouses is provided at our office on a monthly basis. (please reserve ahead of time, seats are intentionally limited to ensure more personal focus and value.)
Weekly, out patient, addiction recovery groups.
CISM and ESI services are geo-specific, dependent on situation, service type and location. Whether on site or other, is determined based on the nature of the assignment.
Primary Services offered include the following:
*Psychotherapy – Diagnostic Interview -*1st Session ($325 Session / 90 min)
*Individual Psychotherapy ($225 session / 50 min) – partial out-of-network reimbusement by insurance as your policy allows.
Individual Behavioral/Recovery Consultations – ($195 Session / 50 min) – not reimbursed by insurance
Individual C2R Coaching – ($150 session/50 min) – not reimbursed by insurance
*Family / Partner Psychotherapy ($325 session / 90 min) – partial out-of-network reimbusement by insurance as your policy allows.
Family/Spouse Pre-Intervention Consultations ($425 Session / 2 hour) – not reimbursed by insurance
(*Psychotherapy services are provided a detailed statment for insurance called a ‘superbill statement’ that clients may submit to their insurance company for any reimbursement that may be allowed under their coverage plan. Other services are not reimbursed by insurance and will be given a standard statement.)
For More Information – please see “Insurance” section below.
Other Wellness Services
SEAR Aftercare program – (8 weeks / 16 sessions)
Family Education Seminar – “Addiction 101” (offered monthly)
Critical Incident Stress Debriefing / Management Services
Critical Incident Stress Management / Debriefing – Death or Traumatic Event in the Workplace (CISM / CISD)
Insurance & Payment
My office does not participateon any insurance plans and does not bill insurance for any of these services. All services are paid for at the time of service.
Psychotherapy sessions (only) may be provided a monthly Insurance Statement (‘Super Bill’) that you can submit to your managed care organization/insurance company for any reimbursement that may be allowed under your plan.
Any such documentation must be requested at the first session and will not be provided retrospectively, nor for any other service types.
All services are provided by seasoned, trained and experienced professionals and as such we do not offer discounts, sliding scale, roll-over credits or other rate reductions or adjustments.
Ben Carrettin is a Nationally Board Certified Counselor (NCC), Nationally Board Certified Master Addiction Counselor (MAC) and Licensed Professional Counselor-Supervisor (LPC-S). He has been in practice in Houston for over 20 years and is the owner of Practice Improvement Resources, LLC; a private business which offers an array of specialized counseling, evidenced-based clinical consultation, Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) and targeted ESI-based services to individuals and businesses.